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botanicus
botanicus
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Botanicus is a freely accessible portal to historic botanical literature from the Missouri Botanical Garden, Peter H. Raven Library. Botanicus is made possible through support from the Institute of Museum and Library Services, W.M. Keck Foundation, and the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.
Topic: botanicus biodiversity missouri botanical garden library
Expanding Access to Biodiversity Literature
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1M
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Expanding Access to Biodiversity Literature, which is funded generously by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), will significantly increase online access to biodiversity material by positioning the Biodiversity Heritage Library (BHL) as an on-ramp for biodiversity content providers that would like to contribute to the national digital library infrastructure through the Digital Public Library of America (DPLA).
Smithsonian Field Books
Smithsonian Field Books
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3,554
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633,709
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This collection contains items from the Smithsonian Field Book Project, an initiative to increase accessibility to field book content that documents natural history.
Topic: Natural history
BHL Field Notes Project
BHL Field Notes Project
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3,703
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472,139
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The BHL Field Notes Project is a collaborative project funded by the Council on Library and Information Resources (CLIR). It provides open access to field notes from institutions throughout the United States. Building on the work of the Smithsonian Field Book Project, the BHL Field Notes Project aims not only to provide general access to this material, but to reunite fragmented collections through institutional collaboration. Doing so will provide a more complete picture of the expeditions,...
Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
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2,477
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413,889
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Biodiversity Heritage Library Seed & Nursery Catalogs
Chinese Academy Science
Chinese Academy Science
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21,645
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1.2M
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The Chinese Academy of Science
Topic: chinese academy science
botanicus
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Topics: Flower language, Flowers, Symbolic aspects
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Burke, L., Mrs
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95 pages, color frontispiece : 13 cm
Topic: Flower language
darwinslibrary
darwinslibrary
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315
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359,350
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A scholarly edition of Darwin's scientific archive.
Topic: charles darwin biodiversity heritage library missouri botanical garden
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Kent, W. Saville (William Saville), d. 1908
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Also plates I, II, V (2 views), VIII, IX, XII-XV, and XVII separate enlarged. Photo mezzotint
Issued in parts
Topics: Mushrooms, Fungi, Discomycetes
Woodcut head- and tail-pieces, initials
Topics: Serpents, Serpents, Serpents, Serpent worship
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Howell, William Henry, 1860-1945
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Topic: Physiology, Comparative
Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Library, Art & Archives
Royal Botanic Gardens Kew, Library, Art & Archives
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223
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129,283
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The Library, Art & Archives of the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew was established 160 years ago and contains one of the largest collections of material in the world relating to botany. The collections comprise 300,000 printed volumes, 5,000 journal titles and 11,000 maps. The Art and Illustrations Collection is without equal and is made up of over 200,000 items – watercolours, prints, drawings, oil paintings and photographs – by some of the finest artists working in the field of botanical...
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Herpetologists League; Society for the Study of Amphibians and Reptiles; Symposium on the South American Herpetofauna (1977 : Lawrence, Kan.); Duellman, William Edward, 1930-
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Includes bibliographies and indexes
Topics: Amphibians -- South America Congresses, Reptiles -- South America Congresses
R/V Dan Moore station logs
R/V Dan Moore station logs
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2,431
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47,595
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Logs of species identified in trawl nets pulled by the research vessel Dan Moore off the coast of North Carolina in the 1960s and 1970s
The Library of Congress
by Hyde, Alexander, 1814-1881. [from old catalog]
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Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Müller, Johannes
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From the library of Charles Darwin
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Topics: Geology -- Great Plains, Geology, Stratigraphic -- Tertiary, Mammals, Fossil, Paleontology -- Great...
botanicus
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Topics: 1880, Belgium, Botany, Graphic media :, Hand-colored, Indonesia, Java, Lithograph
Pacific Northwest Horticulture
Pacific Northwest Horticulture
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799
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65,279
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Pacific Northwest plant and garden society publications.
Bibliographies interspersed
Topic: Insects
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by American Society for Microbiology; Bergey, D. H. (David Hendricks), 1860-1937; Breed, Robert S. (Robert Stanley), 1877-1956
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Includes bibliographies
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Topics: Bacteriology, Bacteria -- classification, Bacteriology
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Strasburger, Eduard, 1844-1912; Schenck, H. (Heinrich), 1860-1927; Noll, Fritz, 1858-1908; Karsten, George, 1863-1937; Lang, W. H. (William Henry), b. 1874
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"Index of literature": p. 691-715
Topic: Botany -- Textbooks
The Library of Congress
by Houghton farm. Experiment dept. Mountainville, New York. [from old catalog]; YA Pamphlet Collection (Library of Congress) DLC [from old catalog]
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Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Smithsonian Institution. Bureau of American Ethnology
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Vols. 16-48 include accompanying papers
Topics: Ethnology, Indians
Fleming Collection
Topics: Natural history -- Amazon River Valley, Indians of South America -- Amazon River Valley, Indians of...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Sumner, Francis Bertody, 1874-; Osburn, Raymond C. (Raymond Carroll), 1872-1955; Cole, Leon Jacob, 1877-; Davis, Bradley M. (Bradley Moore), b. 1871; United States. Bureau of Fisheries
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Part I, sec. I. Physical and zoological / Francis B. Sumner, Raymond C. Osburn, and Leon J. Cole -- Sec. II. Botanical / by Bradley M Davis -- Part II, sec. III. A catalogue of the marine fauna / by Francis B. Sumner, Raymond C. Osburn, and Leon J. Cole -- Sec. IV. A catalogue of the marine flora / by Bradley M. Davis
Topics: Marine animals, Marine plants
botanicus
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Topics: 1707-1778, Juvenile literature, Linné, Carl von,
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Esper, Eugen Johann Christoph, 1742-1810; Charpentier, Toussaint von, 1779-1847; Bock, Johann Carl, b. 1757, engraver; Leitner, Johann, engraver; Volkart, J. F., engraver; Schaus, William, 1859- , former owner. DSI
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First published in Erlangen [1785]-1801
Topics: Butterflies, Lepidoptera
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Smithsonian Institution
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GeoRef
Topic: Science
University of Texas Libraries
University of Texas Libraries
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48
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17,268
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University of Texas Libraries
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Grasset, Eugène, 1841-1917; Verneuil, M. P. (Maurice Pillard), 1869-1942, ill
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statement of responsibility: sous la direction de M. Eugène Grasset
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Topics: Decoration and ornament, Flowers in art
Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
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72
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16,457
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Desert Botanical Gardens, Schilling Library
Ernst Mayr Library, Harvard University Museum of Comparative Zoology
by Académie royale des sciences, des lettres et des beaux-arts de Belgique; yale de Belgique. Collection in-40; ©moires sur les questions proposées
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Superseded in part by: Mémoires de la Classe des sciences - Académie royale de Belgique. Collection in-80, Mémoires de la Classe des sciences - Académie royale de Belgique. Collection in-40, Mémoires de la Classe des lettres et des sciences morales et politiques et de la Classe des beaux-arts - Académie royale de Belgique. Collection in-80, and: M©moires de la Classe des lettres et des sciences morales et politiques et de la Classe des beaux-arts - Académie royale de Belgique....
statement of responsibility: collected from most authentick authors, augmented with later observations, and adorn'd with maps and sculptures by John Ogilby
University of Toronto - John M. Kelly Library
by Darwin, Charles, 1809-1882
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Previously published as: On the origin of species by means of natural selection
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Topics: Evolution, Natural selection
botanicus
by Engelmann, George,
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Topics: 1809-1884, Annonaceae, Aquifoliaceae, Berberaceae, Botanical illustration, Capparaceae,...
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Conklin, Edwin Grant, 1863-1952
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Topic: Marine Biological Laboratory (Woods Hole, Mass.)
botanicus
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Topics: Periodicals, Science
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
Brooklyn Botanic Garden
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82
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27,278
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Brooklyn Botanic Garden
The Library of Congress
by Darlington, William, 1782-1863. [from old catalog]
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Topics: Botany, Economic, Plants
The Library of Congress
by Main, Josiah. [from old catalog]
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Topic: Agricultural education. [from old catalog]
The Library of Congress
by James, Charles Canniff, 1863-1916. [from old catalog]; Craig, John, [from old catalog] ed
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Topic: Agriculture
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Young, J. Z. (John Zachary), 1907-
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Topics: Vertebrates, Vertebrates, Fossil
Natural History Museum Library, London
by Cambridge Philosophical Society
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1820-1928
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Cory, Charles B. (Charles Barney), 1857-1921
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Topic: Birds
Delaware Museum of Natural History Library
Delaware Museum of Natural History Library
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38
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Welcome to the Delaware Museum of Natural History Connect to the natural world through exploration and discovery at the Delaware Museum of Natural History. Experience habitats from around the globe, gaze up to a giant squid, encounter a jaguar face-to-face and marvel at the diversity of shells from around the world. Gallery highlights also include the only permanent dinosaur collection in Delaware and a simulated coral reef. Museum researchers maintain our expansive collections of mollusks and...
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Topic: Botany
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Museo civico di storia naturale Giacomo Doria (Genoa, Italy)
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Vols. 47-50 called also: ser. 3a, v. 7-10
Topic: Natural history
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Haeckel, Ernst, 1834-1919; Bibliographisches Institut (Leipzig, Germany)
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statement of responsibility: von Prof. Dr. Ernst Haeckel
Topic: Natural history
The Library of Congress
by Smith, John Warren, 1863- [from old catalog]
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Topic: Meteorology, Agricultural. [from old catalog]
Biodiversity Heritage Library
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Includes accompanying papers
Topics: Ethnology, Indians
Originally published in 1652 under title: The English physician
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Topics: Materia medica, Botany, Medical, Herbs
Topics: Early works to 1800, Microscopy, Natural history, Pre-Linnean works
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by American Society for Microbiology; Breed, Robert S. (Robert Stanley), 1877-1956; Bergey, D. H. (David Hendricks), 1860-1937; Hitchens, Arthur Parker, 1877-; Murray, Everitt George Dunne, 1890-
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Topics: Bacteriology, Schizomycetes, Bacteriologia
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Agricola, Georg, 1494-1555; Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964
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W Stommel Gift 1994
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Topics: Metallurgy, Mineral industries
Biodiversity Heritage Library
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Vols. 1-8 called also v. 3-10 of the general series
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Porta, Giambattista della, 1535?-1615
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Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
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68
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Denver Botanic Gardens Helen Fowler Library
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Thompson, D'Arcy Wentworth, 1860-1948
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Includes bibliographical references and index
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Topics: Growth, Biology
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Humboldt, Alexander von, 1769-1859
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Topics: Astronomy, Physical geography, Science
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Royal Society (Great Britain)
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Topic: Plants
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Fabre, Jean-Henri, 1823-1915; Teixeira de Mattos, Alexander, 1865-1921; Stawell, Maud Margaret (Key), 1865-; Detmold, Edward Julius, 1883-1957
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Topic: Insects
The Library of Congress
by Van Velzer, Allan Clifford, 1872-
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Bibliography: p. [7]-9
Topic: Fig
Smithsonian Libraries
by Smithsonian Institution
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Produced from electronic files provided by the bureaus and offices of the Smithsonian Institution
Topic: Smithsonian Institution
Biodiversity Heritage Library
by Geptner, V. G. (Vladimir Georgievich), 1901-1975; Nasimovich, A. A; Bannikov, Andrei Grigorevich; Hoffmann, Robert S
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Translation of: Mlekopitaiushchie Sovetskogo Soiuza
Topic: Mammals
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Topics: Medicine, Arab, Science
Biodiversity Heritage Library
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Topics: Architecture, Domestic, Landscape gardening
The Library of Congress
by Lamport, William H., 1811-1891. [from old catalog]
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Topic: United States. Dept. of Agriculture
botanicus
by Dodoens, Rembert,; Gerard, John,; John Norton.; Priest, Robert,
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( 1 reviews )
Topics: 1597, Botany, Botany, Medical, Early works to 1800, England, Herbals, Materia medica, Vegetable,...
University of Toronto - Gerstein Science Information Centre
by Alberta. Brand Office
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Description based on: 1907/1913
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Topics: Cattle brands, Livestock brands
Topics: Botanical illustration, Botany, Medical, Materia medica, Vegetable, Medicinal plants, Pictorial...